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America's Got Talent promotes Orlando group

orlandosentinel.com — An Orlando dance group is among the Top 48 acts on "America's Got Talent," the NBC show announced Wednesday night. Extreme Dance Company was founded by Julie Johnson, and she is familiar with the popular talent contest. Johnson coached Studio One Young Beast Society, another Orlando dance group that was cut right before the finals in 2010.

Stephen Colbert Late Show NYC

orlandosentinel.com — Stephen Colbert's "Late Show" will remain in New York and will broadcast from the Ed Sullivan Theater, home to David Letterman, CBS announced Wednesday. "When Dave decides to pass the baton next year, we look forward to welcoming Stephen Colbert, one of the most innovative and respected forces on TV, to this storied television theater," said Leslie Moonves, president and CEO of CBS Corp.

Apopka set football scoring record, but fell short on points per game

orlandosentinel.com — Apopka set a state record by scoring 752 points in its run to a Class 8A state runner-up football finish last season. Here are the 10 highest-scoring teams in state history: (*Dr. Phillips forfeited all 2010 wins due to an ineligible player; Armwood forfeited one 2004 win due to an ineligible player).
Jul 23, 2014

Jax Bolles 2008 still holds Florida football record for points per game (50.6): bit.ly/1qB8WMk : @FlaHSFootball@ : @JustinBarneyTU

Spreadsheet that tracks wife's sex excuses goes viral

orlandosentinel.com — The husband tracked the couple's activity, or lack thereof, and emailed it to his wife. Many people use spreadsheet documents to track expenses, schedules and other data, but one man's unique use of a spreadsheet has taken the Internet by storm. The husband's attempt to track his wife's excuses for refusing his sexual advances apparently backfired.

Gators beating Saban to win SEC or Duke beating FSU, Jimbo to win ACC: What's more likely to happen?

orlandosentinel.com — Florida Gators coach Will Muschamp told ESPN earlier this week that he fully expects to be playing for the SEC Championship this season. Then again, what was he supposed to say? If you read my column from SEC Media Days last week, you know that I don't think Muschamp's contention is so far-fetched.
Jul 23, 2014

#Muschamp says #Gators can win #SEC .. More likely: UF winning SEC or Duke winning ACC? Vote at Bianchi blog: orlandosentinel.com/sports/blogs/o…

Test Kitchen bonus: Cool, crisp summer salads that beat the heat

orlandosentinel.com — Crisp, flavorful salad greens mixed with chilled cooked shrimp, smoked salmon, yellow and plum tomatoes, fresh herbs or pungent cheeses will please your warm weather weary guests. And while you are thinking up cool combinations to serve, consider a salad bowl worthy of center stage at the party table.
Jul 23, 2014

Test Kitchen bonus: Cool, crisp summer salads that beat the heat goo.gl/fb/h8epyV

Mascot Games this weekend in Orlando

orlandosentinel.com — Orlando Sentinel entertainment writer Tod Caviness sees if he's got what it takes to wear the uniform of Knightro, the mascot of the University of Central Florida, in the funny 'boot camp' video. (Joe Burbank/Orlando Sentinel) Team spirit can be a tricky thing to muster when you're jogging laps on a sweltering July afternoon.

Scott McKenzie Morning Mix recipe: Herbed Spinach Quiche Portobello Caps

orlandosentinel.com — The more the merrier in the Orlando Sentinel test kitchen! That's why we have teamed with the fabulous folks over at Orlando's WOMX Mix 105.1 to offer the morning show's Recipe of the Week. Today's recipe is Herbed Spinach Quiche Portobello Caps. Use portabello mushroom caps instead of high-fat pie pastry to make individual, savory breakfast quiches.
Jul 23, 2014

Scott McKenzie & the Morning Mix recipe of the week: Herbed Spinach Quiche Portobello Caps goo.gl/fb/kNv787

Robinho drama continues with Orlando still in mix to land Brazilian

orlandosentinel.com — The Robinho drama continues as the Brazilian midfielder's demands and potential landing spots are leaking out. Robinho is seeking an annual salary equal to the €3.5 million he's currently paid at AC Milan -- about $4.7 million -- and that may be too expensive for some of the Brazilian clubs that hope to acquire his services for the remainder of 2014, according to an ESPN Brazil report.
Jul 23, 2014

Robinho to Orlando City is no certainty. He has also been linked to four Brazilian clubs, plus Tigres in Mexico: bit.ly/1pbSqvE

Shake Shack on target for official opening July 30 in Winter Park

orlandosentinel.com — Shake Shack is on target for an official opening July 30 in Winter Park . But get ready to lots of brake lights and parking space hunting. Shake Shack is in the same Lakeside development as Trader Joe's at the intersection of Morse Boulevard and U.S. Highway 17-92.
Jul 23, 2014

Shake Shack on target for official opening July 30 in Winter Park goo.gl/fb/mzRJ1G

America's Next Top Model returns early

orlandosentinel.com — "America's Next Top Model" will be back on The CW earlier than expected in a new time slot, the network announced Wednesday. The 21st edition of "Model" will debut at 9 p.m. Monday, Aug. 18, and remain in the time slot for six weeks. The show originally was going to start Friday, Aug.